As a follow-up to the ACC Global Statement on the Death of George Floyd and the ACC Foundation’s I.D.E.A.L. initiative (Inform, Discuss, Equip, Act, Lead), ACC-SoCal is highlighting the below resources and upcoming targeted programs so that together we can work to learn, understand, and take action in order to have an impact now.
Please visit this page for updates and look out for emails from ACC-SoCal with additional programming details.
Focus on Understanding –
- ACC Global & SHRM two-part webcast series on Workplace Diversity and Inclusion, available via the shrm.org website through December 2020:
- Systemic Racism Explained
- Dr. Robin DiAngelo discusses "White Fragility"
- DiversityInc book recommendations
- More Ways to Understand
Take Action –
- Learn More About Your Biases
- Helping You Make the Pitch: The Business Case for Diversity (Reports and Data compiled by McKinsey & Company)
- Businesses Must Take Meaningful Action Against Racism
- Confronting Racism at Work
- 8 Everyday Ways to Fight Racism
- Elevator - Racism. It Stops with Me
- How to Tell Someone You Love They're Being Racist
- On the issue of Diversity & Origination Credit
- Talk to Your Children About Identity, Difference, Racism, and Protests
Donate to Support Diversity Scholarships and Fellowships for BIPOC Law Students -
We urge ACC-SoCal members to help us reach a goal of raising up to $5,000 in support of BIPOC law students. If you would like your donation to be counted toward this goal, please report your donation amount to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- The John M. Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles Law Student Relief Fund #LANGSTON4STUDENTS https://secure.givelively.org/donate/john-m-langston-bar-association-of-los-angeles-inc/langston4students
- Black Women’s Lawyers Association of Los Angeles Foundation – https://www.bwlfoundation.org/donate/
- Thurgood Marshall Bar Association - https://www.thurgoodmarshallbarassociation.org/Donate
- Mexican American Bar Foundation – https://www.themabf.org/
- Asian Americans Advancing Justice - https://secure.donationpay.org/aajc/
- National Asian Pacific American Bar Association - https://www.napabalawfoundation.org/